Mahavir Swami Quotes

Every soul is in itself absolutely omniscient and blissful. The bliss does not come from outside.
Mahavir Swami

The greatest mistake of a soul is non-recognition of its real self and can only be corrected by recognizing itself.
Mahavir Swami

All human beings are miserable due to their own faults, and they themselves can be happy by correcting these faults.
Mahavir Swami

Fight with yourself, why fight with external foes? He, who conquers himself through himself, will obtain happiness.
Mahavir Swami

Every soul is independent. None depends on another.
Mahavir Swami

The soul comes alone and goes alone, no one companies it and no one becomes its mate.
Mahavir Swami

It is better to win over self than to win over a million enemies.
Mahavir Swami

There is no separate existence of God. Everybody can attain God-hood by making supreme efforts in the right direction.
Mahavir Swami

Respect for all living beings is non violence.
Mahavir Swami

Have compassion towards all living beings. Hatred leads destruction.
Mahavir Swami

Silence and Self-control is non-violence.
Mahavir Swami

A man is seated on top of a tree in the midst of a burning forest. He sees all living beings perish. But he doesn't realize that the same fate is soon to overtake him also. That man is fool.
Mahavir Swami